24th International Conference Maglev 2018

From September 5th till September 8th, 2018

Emperor Alexander I St. Petersburg State Transport University (PGUPS), under the aegis of the International Maglev Board, will host

24th International Conference Maglev – 2018.  

We are glad to inform our participants about the onset of the early registration for the Conference and early article submission.


 The programme of the Conference will encompass the following:


  1. Plenary sessions
  2. Technical excursions
  3. Poster presentations
  4. Round-table discussions
  5. Business games

The official language of the Conference is English.

All the articles submitted by the authors will be published in the journal “Transportation systems and technology”, ISSN 2413-9203.

Registration for the Conference and articles submission are available on the website of the Cluster “Russian Maglev” http://rusmaglev.com/en/en/  via online accounts.

Please, pay attention to thematic blocks of the Conference and state one of them when submitting your articles.



Basic thematic blocks of the Conference:

  1. High-speed maglev
  2. Urban maglev
  3. Freight maglev
  4. Influence on regional development and transport geography
  5. Architecture, urban development
  6. Design of transport systems of megalopolises and regions
  7. Peculiarities of Marketing and Traffic psychology
  8. Non-transport spheres of maglev application
  9. History of development of maglev transport
  10. Standardisation
  11. Strategic development of maglev transport
  12. Technologies of magnetic suspension
  13. Linear motors
  14. Technologies of infrastructure construction
  15. Safety and traffic operation aspects
  16. Superconductors, application of superconductivity
  17. Permanent magnets
  18. New ideas of maglev technologies application
  19. Tests of maglev technologies


Federal State Budget Educational Institution for Higher Education "Emperor Alexander I St. Petersburg State Transport University "
Scientific and Production Centre for Transport and Innovative Technologies

Heads, managers, members of Programme
and Organisational Committees


Programme of the International Conference Maglev 2018

Programme of the Conference



Participation terms


Early registration for the Conference will be available from October 15th, 2017 till February 1st, 2018. During early registration special participation fee will be in effect (see “Cost of participation”).

Registration for the Conference and articles submission are available on the website of the cluster “Russian Maglev” www.rusmaglev.com  via online accounts.

Should you have any questions, you are free to address them in English to Administrator using your online account.